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The tug A.G. Prentiss towing a barge up the Saco River, circa 1913. A barge is a flat-bottomed boat, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods. Some barges are not self-propelled and need to be towed by tugboats or pushed by towboats.
About This Item
- Title: Tug "A.G. Prentiss" and barge on the Saco River, ca. 1913
- Creator: Gay, Robert H.
- Creation Date: circa 1913
- Subject Date: circa 1913
- Town: Biddeford, Saco
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12.8 cm x 17.7 cm
- Local Code: 0053
- Collection: Robert H. Gay Collection
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- A.G. Prentiss (Towboat)
- Saco River (N.H. and Me.)
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